There are three access points to Hammel Woods: via Route 59, at Crumby Recreation Area, and along a paved segment of the DuPage River Trail. DuPage River Access features a fenced 8.5-acre, off-leash dog park. A permit is required for dog park use. DuPage River Access features a canoe/kayak launch on the DuPage River.
Hammel Woods offers access to the DuPage River Water Trail, but please note this is the beginning a more advanced stretch of the water trail.